Ultraviolence – with Director Q&A

Cinema | (15) | 75 minutes |
26th November 2021

Join us for a special Q&A screening of Ken Fero’s powerful and intimate documentary.

The struggles for justice by the families of people that have died in police custody.

The silence over the police killings of Black people is now broken. Since 1969, over two thousand people have died at the hands of the police in the UK. Shootings, chokeholds, batons, gassing, suffocation, restraint and brutal beatings are some of the methods used. The numbers of deaths is escalating. Inevitably police officers involved are not convicted for these killings. In this documentary, the families of the victims of police violence demand justice. They ask why society ignores human rights abuses by agents of the state. This reflection on resistance is poignant and political, capturing the brutality and trauma as well as the unrelenting fightback of those who will not be silent about state violence.

Ultraviolence: the shocking, brutal film about deaths in police custody… The litany of deaths is horrifying. But what gives the film its power is its humanity. ….proudly, cussedly uncontainable.Simon Hattenstone, The Guardian

To book 2 for 1 tickets for this powerful film event, enter our discount code at checkout: JUSTICE2021

Presented in partnership with Anti Racist Cumbria

Presented in partnership with Anti-Racist Cumbria. ‘Making Cumbria the UK’s first actively anti-racist county’
FIND OUT MORE antiracistcumbria.org

Anti Racist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo © Migrant Media

DATES & TIMES

26th November 2021

You might like...

Cinema

Spider-Man: No Way Home

(12A) 148MINS

For the first time in the cinematic history of Spider-Man, our friendly neighborhood hero is unmasked and no longer able to separate his normal life...

Book now
Cinema

Clifford The Big Red Dog

(PG) 96MINS

As middle schooler Emily Elizabeth struggles to fit in at home and at school, she discovers a small red puppy who is destined to become...

Book now
Cinema

The King’s Man

(15) 131MINS

As a collection of history’s worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time...

Book now

Supported by